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How to Crochet Double Foundation Chain

Double Foundation Chain I first came across Double Foundation Chain in the Encyclopaedia of Needlework by Thérèse de Dillmont.

Poppy Garland
This Crochet Poppy Garland is designed to be worked up quickly for bulk poppy making and yarn bomb…

Final Two Uses Tuesday
Final features along with the Best of the Best from 2016.
Thank you again for joining us on this li…

The Two Storey House
I don't know what passes for an old building where you live but in Australia this 1870's h…

Two Uses Tuesday 108
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The Works

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It's been said that all good things must come to an end. Fun family getaways, this year and at…

Black Swan Cygnets
These black swan cygnet shots were taken at the end of August and it's almost Christmas! This …

Two Uses Tuesday 106
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Instruments For Laying Off The Patterns From The National Garment Cutter
National Garment Cutter: system of cutting and fitting
I had promised you all photos of the NGC ru…

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Loves New and Old
Meet Magnus, our latest addition to our family.

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Kookaburra Sitting In A Tree
This laughing kookaburra was just quietly sitting in this casuarina tree and I almost missed spott…

Will the WWII Ship HDML 1321 Be Destroyed Days Before Remembrance Day?
There are just a four days left before Darwin Port send salvage teams in to lift the HDML 1321 fro…

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Two Uses Tuesday 101
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Garden Critters
When I was shooting the flirting doves I also captured a few extra snaps.

As always be sure to hov…

Two Uses Tuesday 100
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Pumpkin Top
This pumpkin coloured top is made of cheesecloth. I have one finished and one half finished. I can…

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Crochet Lace Tape Top
Finally my crochet lace tape project is back on the top of the to-do-list. I had this vision of it…

Two Uses Tuesday 98
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Unfinished Quilt
I'm Not A Quilter I doubt I will ever be a quilter. I think quilters do amazing work and I am …

Australian Coot
On our visit to the lake I spotted this coot proudly running off with it's big catch.

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Tip of the week Spend a few…

Rainbow Lorikeets
I was so engrossed in designing a crochet edging yesterday I completely forgot to share my weekend…

Sew...you want to start a sewing group?
This is my third cup of tea in as many hours. I hope I actually get to finish it before it goes co…

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Dove Nest
We have a Laughing Turtle Dove nesting in our yard this year. She has chosen an excellent spot wit…

The Phases of Life
Life is made up of all these different phases, childhood , eduction, career, family, and each phas…

Two Uses Tuesday 95
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The Most Remote City In The World

Alternative to the Elizabethan Collar
I wonder what Elizabeth I would think of this medical device being named after her and her fashion…

Mushroom House
We spotted Mushroom House down by the water the other day. It's where the fairy's like to …

Crochet Mesh Square
This little crochet mesh square is worked in no. 8 crochet cotton using a 1.6 mm crochet hook with…

Two Uses Tuesday 93
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Sixty-Fourths
ISO 3200 | f 4.5 | 1/100 lens 17-700mm